Here is the latest COVID-19 information for Hawaii Island from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.
So far, 81 Hawaii Island residents have tested positive for the coronavirus. No new cases of COVID-19 have been found on Hawaii Island as of early Wednesday morning.
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Accessed on 28 May 2020, 0010 UTC, Post 20856.
Source (email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency):
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“This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 information update for Wednesday, May 27.
On today’s report of COVID-19, the total number of people who tested positive for Hawaii Island is 81. All 81 have been cleared as recovered. Leaving no active cases for Hawaii Island. Thank you for your help.
For your information, a total of 7,200 people have been test on Hawaii Island. This testing will continue island wide and your participation is needed and is key to help in preventing the spread of the Coronavirus. Remember early testing means early detection and early care that helps stop the spreading of this virus.
As announced that medium risk businesses, such as salons, restaurants, barber shops, and places of worship may begin reopening June 1st. Individual opening dates will be dependent on their readiness to meet the requirements of safety. If assistance is needed, please call Hawaii County Task Force at 935-0031.
A food drop will be held today in Puna at the Cooper Center in Volcano. Hours are from 10 this morning ‘til 12 noon. Thank you Hawaii Food Basket and all the contributors for doing this much needed service and the Hawaii National Guard, County Police, and the Sheriff’s Department for helping.
Thank you for listening.
Thank you for helping to keep our community safe.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.”
For more information, please go here: http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts
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